Valarie is the founder of Jump into a Book-a website dedicated to creating fun activities and adventures for children, families, and all who love books from “our” favorite children’s books. She is the owner and creative director of Audrey Press-an independent publishing house. Valarie lives at the foothills of the Smoky Mountains in Tennessee with her husband and three children.
Diana Ennen, Publicist - email@example.com (954) 971-4025
Valarie has been featured on:
#1 Seller on iTunes iBookstore List December on 2012
Fox 6 News WBRC
LiveStream Event: Waldorf Family Storytime Extravaganza
Articles & Mentions
Melissa Taylor’s Imagination Soup: Top iPad Apps for Kids
Jump Into A Book
The Ultimate Guide to Charlie and The Chocolate Factory enhanced digital e-book. #1 in iTunes iBookstore-Children’s Books December of 2012.
- Member of SCBWI Society of Children’s Book Writer’s and Illustrators
Member of Independent Book Publisher’s Group
Reading mentor in Blount County with local schools.
- On the board of directors for The Maryville School of Music.
- ON the Board of visitors for the University of Tennessee Knoxville
- RIF (Reading is fundamentall) participant
Awards and Achievements:
Two time winner of the National Endowment of the Arts Meet the Composer Award
The Ultimate Guide to Charlie Wins QED Award
Unique Monthly Views
Twitter: 700+ Followers
Facebook: Over 1400 Likes
Pinterest: 329 Followers